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're just three days away from history. president obama will be sworn in for the second time on the steps of the capital. and he looks pretty happy about it. take a look at his official second term portrait released today. that's a man who won a decisive election. who's proud of his accomplishment. yes, he's older than the man who appeared in that 2009 picture. but with his new grey hairs comes real progress. he inherited a country on the verge of economic collapse. and he responded by signing a sweeping stimulus. the action was just beginning while the country was reeling from the abuses of wall street, he passed the far reaching financial reform in history. and then a defining moment. despite criticism, he decided to give auto makers a loan. a loan that would pay huge dividends. this picture would go down in the annals of american history. the president's gutsy call to carry out the bin laden mission that changed the world forever. >> tonight, i can report to the american people and to the world that the united states has conducted an operation that killed osama bin laden, the leader of
's past, present and future can learn from it. >>> t-minus two days until president obama makes history again. on sunday, he'll be sworn in for a second term in the highest office in the land. but did you know obama will become the second president ever to take the oath of office four times? yeah. that's right. steve kornacki told me that. in 2009, he took it twice after chief justice roberts botched it the first time. good job, john. the president will again the lay hand on the bible, january 20th required by the constitution but since it's a sunday, the parades, balls and public swearing in, the fourth oath, pushed until monday the mlk holiday. such poetic justice, that. don't expect the record turnout of 2009. a new poll shows fewer americans like president obama right now and his policies versus 2009. only 43% are optimistic about the next four years but his job approval rating still tops 50%. only two presidents after world war ii scored higher approval ratings in the second term and president obama's already on track to join them. let's start with nbc's kristin welker outside the
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, barack obama, a day of drama, history and emotion here in washington. >> you're looking at a mass of humanity and as he walked down, you realize the burden that's placed on his shoulders but he was trying and i think successfully did reach out to the world, reach out to america to face the raging storm, face all of the troubles and in first talking about the crises that we face, he then talked about the opportunities. ad, you've got... [ voice of dennis ] allstate. with accident forgiveness, they guarantee your rates won't go up just because of an accident. smart kid. [ voice of dennis ] indeed. are you in good hands? that your mouth is under attack, from food particles and bacteria. try fixodent. it helps create a food seal defense for a clean mouth and kills bacteria for fresh breath. ♪ fixodent, and forget it. >>> and that does it for this edition of "andrea mitchell reports. don't miss nbc's nonstop coverage of the inaugural all day monday. "news nation" with tamron hall is next. you peace of mind. unbiased. some brokerage firms are. but way too many aren't. why? because sel
been problematic but not cursed. what history will says about how president obama will do. will obama blow another mandate. meanwhile from the hill newspaper there is this words from senator mitch mcconnell after four years of frosty relations senator mcconnell is reaching out to the president. senator mcconnell called on the president to use his inauguration speech to focus on the massive federal debt happeninging over the heads of our children and grandchildren. it is an offer senator mcconnell made four years ago but was soon forgotten. in his editorial he said given the serious nature of the challenge, i hope the president uses his address to acknowledge the seriousness of the debt crisis and lace out ways working with both parties in the congress can get spending under control. from david brooks this morning in the "new york times," he writes the next four years. he says the president enters his second term. there has been a new controlling narrative, a new strategy for how to spend the next four years. he says as you know i am an earnest good government type. it would be based o
opposition. >> here is your chance to set your eyes on a piece of presidential history. find out where you can see the bible that will be used in president obama's second inauguration that was all used by president lincoln.  >>> new this morning, a push in maryland to make it easier for people to vote. o'malley wants to allow people to register to vote on the same day they cast their ballots. it is said that same day reaming station can increase chances of voter faud. >> in florida, that state's governor who cut early voting last year from 14 days down to eight now thinks going back to 14 days is a good idea. governor rick scott is burning for shorter alligator alley lots appear restoring early voting on the sunday before election day. >>> take a look. you can see an impressive piece of presidential history on display at the library of congress. the lincoln bible will be on display from january 23rd through february 18th. president lynn cup took the oath with it back in 1861. president obama used it during his last inauguration and he will also use a bible that belonged to dr. ma
bit background information on presidential inauguration history since they were held in january -- been a long time. the coldest was reagan's second inaugural what is president obama's second inaugural going to be like? well, temperatures in the 30's. a few flurries and a bitter blast comes in monday night. temperatures only in the upper 20's on tuesday. bitterly cold air just ahead. that is the latest. back to you. >> that is football weather. >> how about new england? the baltimore ravens are one win away from the super bowl. if you get that win, you get a free t-shirt, a new hat, and a ticket to the biggest game in sports. we asked ray lewis what if they pull this off? if they do, ray lewis plays in another nfl game, the super bowl. win it for ray. >> that's what you guys are saying. >> ray lewis has been the heart and soul of the ravens announced two weeks ago he will retire. >> for it to keep going it is awesome. i never slowed down. >> he missed two months with an arm injury but returned for the playoffs. any second thoughts? >> no. the k
. >> reporter: one for the history books. in springfield, beth parker, fox 5 news. >> if you'd like to jam out to president obama's inaugural play list, he released a 16 track wish list for monday's festivities including song by stevie wonder, usher, james taylor and katy perry. all those artists will be performing at different inaugural events throughout the weekend. >> looks like a fun event indeed. >>> it's going to be an okay weekend. >> i was going to ask can we expect better weather than today? >> we'll probably be in the 40s, close to 50 degrees maybe on sunday. tonight's nonevent is not going to cause problems. >> for some people. >> it absolutely is an event for central virginia and has caused problems down there and 7 inches of snow in southwestern virginia. it's a very impressive storm. it just didn't affect us and honestly the forecast was for it not to really do much in d.c. i said last night 50/50 chance that we get nothing and pretty much nothing is what we have in this area. it is beginning to move out of town. we want to start with radar and go back to our other system. it kin
is why there is not something running that agency. president obama says we should have somebody running that agency. and the character of the political history for why we do not have somebody running that agency should affect whether or not that can now be changed in washington. sometimes the character of the opposition defines why something ought to be the most politically viable thing in the world to get changed. chris hayes joins us next. to take a centrum silver multivitamin every day. i told him, sure. can't hurt, right? then i heard this news about a multivitamin study looking at long-term health benefits for men over 50. the one they used in that study... centrum silver. that's what i take. my doctor! he knows his stuff. [ male announcer ] centrum. the most recommended. most preferred. most studied. centrum, always your most complete. >>> ahead tonight, we've got a "rachel maddow show" special report that you will not see anywhere else. we have been working on this for a long time, and it starts with some very, very surprising news out of the heartland. that's coming up. hold on.
. with president obama's second swearing in coming up on monday, we wanted to test your knowledge on inaugural history. how about that? kathie lee is across at the nbc experience store. she's going to give $100 to those that answer the questions correctly, and to the ones who don't, the losers, they get my fabulous book. >> hoda, they all want the book. they really want my cd. i said you're going to have to wait, though they really want the book. >> all right. helping me out here is "time magazine's" executive editor radicka jones. how are you? >> i'm good. how are you? >> are you ready? >> i am ready. >> let's go across the street. a nice young lady from missouri studying here in new york. which president's inauguration was first to be broadcast on the internet. president obama, president george w. bush, bill clinton, or ronald reagan? >> bill clinton. >> hmm. poor hoda. >> wait. she got $100? >> so tell us, he was the first? >> it was his second inauguration in 1997, and before you start thinking the white house was super internet savvy, bear in mind bill clinton sent a grand total of two em
, and begin again the work of remaking america. >> president obama will give his second inaulg real address on monday after the pomp. the inauguration day wasn't always so elaborate. kenneth c. davis looks back at the history and tradition of the oath of office. good morning. >> good morning. office a pleasure. >> yes. all right. why does inauguration take place on january 20th? that was not always the case. >> that's correct. it was originally march 4th although washington took it on april 29th, but that's another story. it was moving to january 20th because the time between the inauguration and election was too long. there was the crisis when lincoln was elected. another was in 1933. we saw roosevelt. the depression was going on. roosevelt couldn't do nothing respond. hoover was a lame-.cal president. they decided to move it up so the new president could respond more quickly to a crisis. >> if it's on sunday, january 20th, do they have to move it? >> the constitution says the president must take the oath of office at noon on january 20th. that's been the tradition in the 20th century. bac
of the history, america drew at 3.5% per you. the last dozen years however, we have dropped below 2%. and the so-called obama recovery is just a tad above that 2% rate. which should be unacceptable. it is the worst in the post world war ii era. so the question tonight, what's holding back the american economy? here's my quick road map for an economic boom. start off with major cuts in government spending. we should stop paying people not to work. then cut large and small business tax rates to about 25% or less. both large and small business. finally, president obama, please, ease up on all the regulations. i want to talk about this because nobody should be satisfied with 2% growth. let's talk to our friend dean baker from the center for economic and policy research. welcome to both of you. all right, dean, i think 2% is way too low. i think we should be striving for something that's more than twice and that history of america. why can't we get there? >> i agree that's way too low. your policies, they tried that unity, they're back in recession or maybe they're scraping along. that's not going to
of presidential history on display at the library of congress. the lincoln bible will be on display from january 23rd through february 18th. lincoln took the oath with it in 1861. president obama used it during his last inauguration. he'll also use a bible that belonged to dr. martin luther king, jr. >>> a lot ahead this hour. why a trip to the atm may soon not result in extra cash. >> and guilty lance. coming up, the big confession from the former cyclist, and how many times he says he's cheated. >> first, getting and staying fit in 2013. of course you know that beautiful face, donna richardson joyner joins us after the break. she's live in studio to give us tips and talk about her latest book. we'll be right back.    >>> back now with a disgraced champion's confession. former cyclist lance armstrong admits to using performance- enhancing drugs in a candid interview with oprah winfrey that aired last night. armstrong says without the help of doping, he couldn't have won seven straight tour de frances. he says the admission goes far deeper than a tainted career. >> i made my decision
, or trouble breathing. tell your doctor your medical history. and find an arthritis treatment for you. visit celebrex.com and ask your doctor about celebrex. for a body in motion. >> officials from several states are standing up for president obama and they're fighting back against the unprecedented gun grab he announced yesterday. in missouri and texas outlaw gun laws from being enacted. looks like obama should prepare-- and joining us texas state representative is with us, and gentlemen, welcome to the program and thank you for being here. >> thanks, sean. >> sean: well, let's go to oregon, what do you plan on doing out there? >> well, i think we pretty much laid the groundwork, what we're going to do or what we're doing out here, sean. earlier this week i've sent out a letter and my deputies and i, we were getting all kinds of questions about what i would do as a sheriff, if there was any overreaching kind of gun laws enacted that were unconstitutional and instead of having the deputy go out and tell what i was saying, i decided i'd put together a letter and watching what was going on in
slavery, civil rights and involvement in our history is so important. i think it's really significant to have all these symbols together on this very significant day. >> president barack obama is the 44th american president. we have had 20 two-term presidents. how have two-term presidents fathered? >> recently not so well if we think about recent controversies, they tend to come in the second term. i don't know if that's just a coincidence. bill clinton's impeachment, of course. george bush had a lot of his presidency starting to unravel in the second term. richard nixon, watergate in the second term. for ronald reagan iran contra. it may be that people have been around too long and they get a little sloppy. some of those things preceded the second term as well. it always hasn't been the case. franklin d. roosevelt we just saw 1933 his second term although he had one big setback. he tried to go too far with the supreme court, it was still a successful second term. >> david, thank you so much. good to see you again. >> always a pleasure. >> you're watching "cbs t
on facebook and twit wither. the second inauguration of president barack obama on c-span, c-span radio and c-span.org. >> why did you write a book about your experience? >> it was an important period of history. i felt that the fdic's perspective should be brought to bear. there had been some other accounts of the crisis that i thought were not completely accurate, especially in terms of what we did and i did. so i thought it was important to present our perspective. and also i think currently for people to understand that there were different policy choices, different policy options, disagreements, and that if we want to prevent this crisis, another crisis from happening again, i really felt that the public itself needed to engage more on financial reform, take a bigger interest in it, educate themselves better, make it an issue with their elected officials. so i tried very hard to make the book accessible, and i have some policy recommendations at the end of it that i hope people will take seriously. >> sheila bair on the government's role during the country's worst financial crisis since
will be there as well as a lot of other folks talking about this. i think obama can be different. the question is: will he? >> he was showing good signs? >> the transition has been one of the better trigs in modern history. he took on the whole fiscal cliff thing and was strong. i think came out of it pretty well. not personalbut pretty well. >> bill: guns. >> here is something about the gun issue, he led from the heart, not the head. proposals were sound and thoughtful. there is an emotional core to this. i think barack obama will be a highly successful president if he realizes: a, that the american people actually like him. they like him quite a bit. there is a small portion who hates him. a lot like him. if he leads from his heart more if he shows a little more of, you know, look. i am doing this because i really believe in it, elgin to connect with something he talked about in the 2008 campaign, which many on the left criticized him 4. in 2008, he said, you know they asked: who is your role model? who would you look to as president? he said ronald reagan.
ritchie's knowledge of the senator or constitutional history in general. we are delighted to have you, we will take a five minute break. really, five minutes. >> i, barack hussein obama do solemnly swear -- >> this weekend, the inauguration as president obama begins his second term. the official swearing-in ceremony before noon on eastern. it begins with a look back on the 2009 inaugural address. and monday, the public inaugural ceremony staring at the u.s. capitol. in live coverage begins at 7:00 a.m. eastern time. and throughout the day, join the conversation by phone, or facebook or twitter. >> as the inauguration coverage gets ready to kick off, we get a look back at inaugural history and a look at the memorial right off of the national mall near the lincoln memorial where dr. king delivered his i have a dream speech. locals and students and visitors, c-span cameras are at one of the locations. the number of reports an estimated crowd in town of about 600,000. the secene today, dr. king's image carved into teh stone of hope out of the mountain of despair. president obama will be resti
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